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Cholestasis Summary

Description: Impairment of bile flow due to obstruction in small bile ducts (INTRAHEPATIC CHOLESTASIS) or obstruction in large bile ducts (EXTRAHEPATIC CHOLESTASIS).

Also Known As: Bile Duct Obstructions; Biliary Stases; Cholestases; Duct Obstruction, Bile; Duct Obstructions, Bile Show All >>

Networked: 5369 relevant articles (295 outcomes, 478 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Cholestasis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Ursodeoxycholic Acid (Urso) : 39 outcomes 17 studies in 203 results : FDA 9 Generic
  2. Bilirubin : 16 outcomes 26 studies in 418 results : IBA
  3. Bile Acids and Salts (Bile Acids) : 13 outcomes 35 studies in 535 results : IBA
  4. Enzymes : 11 outcomes 13 studies in 171 results : IBA
  5. Rifampin (Rifampicin) : 11 outcomes 4 studies in 32 results : FDA 13 Generic
  6. Biological Markers (Surrogate Marker) : 10 outcomes 7 studies in 89 results : IBA
  7. 1-phenyl-3,3-dimethyltriazene (PDT) : 8 outcomes 3 studies in 15 results : IBA
  8. Cholesterol : 7 outcomes 8 studies in 162 results : IBA
  9. Alkaline Phosphatase : 6 outcomes 8 studies in 218 results : IBA
  10. Taurine : 5 outcomes 5 studies in 40 results : FDA 2
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Diseases Related to Cholestasis

  1. Pruritus (Itching)
  2. Liver Diseases (Liver Disease)
  3. Biliary Liver Cirrhosis (Primary Biliary Cirrhosis)
  4. Necrosis
  5. Intrahepatic Cholestasis
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Key Therapies for Cholestasis

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  1. Parenteral Nutrition : 12 outcomes 16 studies in 194 results
  2. Ligation : 6 outcomes 31 studies in 250 results
  3. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 6 outcomes 1 study in 26 results
  4. Liver Transplantation : 5 outcomes 6 studies in 132 results
  5. Photochemotherapy (Photodynamic Therapy) : 5 outcomes 3 studies in 12 results
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